Ms Priscilla Doyle

B.A., M.A.

Contact Details

Research Assistant
Health Promotion Research Centre
Room 201
Aras Na Coiribe
Discipline of Health Promotion
School of Health Sciences
NUI Galway

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E: priscilla.doyle@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Priscilla Doyle BA, MA is a researcher in the Health Promotion Research Centre, National University of Ireland, Galway. She has an honours degree in Business, Tourism and Sport from Athlone Institute of Technology and a Masters in Health Promotion, National University of Ireland, Galway.

Research Interests

·         Young people and health.

·         Nutrition, obesity, health communication and physical activity.

·         Media, technology and health.

·         Qualitative research methods.

Research Interests

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2013) 'Reporting Health Communication Activities for the Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases in Europe'
Sixsmith, J; Doyle, P; Barry, MM (2013) 'Reporting Health Communication Activities for the Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases in Europe'. Journal Of Health Communication, 18 (12):1494-1506 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'Psychosomatic symptoms among schoolchildren in Ireland'
Kelly, C., Mocho, M., Doyle, P. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2010) 'Psychosomatic symptoms among schoolchildren in Ireland'. International Journal Of Adolescent Health And Medicine, 22 (2):223-230 [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2011) 2nd World Social Marketing Conference, Dublin, Ireland
Doyle P, Sixsmith J (2011) Translatting Health Communications [newsletter] 2nd World Social Marketing Conference, Dublin, Ireland [Details]
(2011) Translating Health Communication. Poster presented at the Annual Health Promotion Conference, Galway, Ireland 30th June, 2011
Doyle, P., Sixsmith, J., Barry, MM., Mahmood, S., MacDonald, L., Oroviogoichoechea, C., Cairns, G., Guillen-Grima, F. & Núñez-Córdoba, J. In collaboration with Dr. Ülla-Karin Nurm, Mr. Piotr Wysocki & Ms. Andrea Würz (2011) Annual Health Promotion Conference, Galway Translating Health Communication. Poster presented at the Annual Health Promotion Conference, Galway, Ireland 30th June, 2011 [Details]
(2013) ECDC meeting with National Focal Points for Communication (NFPs), Public Health Capacity and Communication Unit, Stockholm, 2013
Doyle p, Sixsmith J (2013) Health communication and its role in the prevention and control of communicable diseases in Europe: current evidence, practice and future developments ECDC meeting with National Focal Points for Communication (NFPs), Public Health Capacity and Communication Unit, Stockholm, 2013 [Details]
(2008) Irish Student Health Association Conference, Cork
Doyle, P., Byrne, M., Dring, C., McGloin, A., McGrath, D., Neeson, B. & Sixsmith, J. (2008) Feasibility Study: For a Health Information Website for College Students Irish Student Health Association Conference, Cork [Details]
(2008) Confederation of Student Services in Ireland: 11th Biennial Conference Virtual Support for Real Students, Dublin
Doyle, P., Sixsmith, J., Dring, C., McGrath, D., Byrne, M., Neeson, B. & McGloin, A. (2008) Feasibility Study: For a Health Information Website for College Students Confederation of Student Services in Ireland: 11th Biennial Conference Virtual Support for Real Students, Dublin [Details]
(2009) 13th Annual HPRC conference: Closing the Gap in Child and Adolescent Health: the Settings Approach
Cummins, G., Kelly, C., Doyle, P., Molcho, M., Sixsmith, J. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2009) The process of producing a youth friendly resource using data from HBSC Ireland 2006 13th Annual HPRC conference: Closing the Gap in Child and Adolescent Health: the Settings Approach [Details]
(2009) 13th Annual HPRC Conference: Closing the Gap in Child and Adolescent Health: the Settings Approach, Galway
Doyle, P., Sixsmith, J., Dring, C., McGrath, D., Byrne, M., Neeson, B. & McGloin, A. (2009) Feasibility Study: For a Health Information Website for College Students 13th Annual HPRC Conference: Closing the Gap in Child and Adolescent Health: the Settings Approach, Galway [Details]
(2010) 32nd International School Psychology Association Annual Conference entitled: School psychology - making life better for all children, Trinity College, Dublin, July 2010
Cummins, G., Doyle, P., Kelly, C., Sixsmith, J., Molcho, M. & O’Higgins, S. (2010 (2010) Developing a youth friendly HBSC health resource in consultation with children and young people 32nd International School Psychology Association Annual Conference entitled: School psychology - making life better for all children, Trinity College, Dublin, July 2010 [Details]
(2010) Researching Young Lives: Power, Representation and the Research Process, Conference of the Institute for the Study of Knowledge in Society Limerick
Doyle, P., Kelly, C., Cummins, G., Sixsmith, J., Molcho, M., O’Higgins, S. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2010) In consultation with young people: the process of producing a youth friendly resource using data from HBSC Ireland Researching Young Lives: Power, Representation and the Research Process, Conference of the Institute for the Study of Knowledge in Society Limerick Limerick, [Details]
(2011) 2nd World Social Marketing Conference, Dublin, Ireland. 12th April, 2011
Sixsmith, J., Barry, MM, & Doyle, P. (2011) Overview of ECDC/Consortium Programme on Translating Health Communication: preliminary findings 2nd World Social Marketing Conference, Dublin, Ireland. 12th April, 2011 Dublin, Ireand, [Details]
(2011) Health Behaviour in School-aged Children: What do children want to know? Report presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children Network, Cluj-Napoaca, June 2011. Report presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children Network, Cluj-Napoaca, June 2011
Clarke, N., Doyle, P., Kelly, C., Cummins, G., Sixsmith, J., O’Higgins, S., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2011). (2011) Health Behaviour in School-aged Children: What do children want to know? Health Behaviour in School-aged Children: What do children want to know? Report presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children Network, Cluj-Napoaca, June 2011. Report presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children Network, Cluj-Napoaca, June 2011 [Details]
(2012) Changing the System: Overcoming Barriers to Well-Being in Ireland. Galway, June 2012
Clarke, N., Doyle, P., Kelly, C., Cummins, G., Sixsmith, J., O’Higgins, S., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012) What children want to know about health, happiness and emotional wellbeing Changing the System: Overcoming Barriers to Well-Being in Ireland. Galway, June 2012 [Details]
(2012) European Education Research Association Annual Conference: Education, Development and Freedom. Cadiz
Clarke, N., Doyle, P., Kelly, C., Cummins, G., Sixsmith, J., O’Higgins, S, Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012) Participative Research Processes with schoolchildren: what do children want to know about health? European Education Research Association Annual Conference: Education, Development and Freedom. Cadiz Cadiz, Spain, [Details]
(2010) 9th Global Conference - Making sense of Health, Illness and Disease
Doyle, P., Kelly, C., Cummins, G., Sixsmith, J., Molcho, M., O'Higgins, S. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2010) Developing a youth friendly HBSC health resource in consultation with children and young people 9th Global Conference - Making sense of Health, Illness and Disease Oxford, England, [Details]

Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2008) Exploring the Feasibility of Developing Internet Based Health Promotion Materials for Third Level Students. Report to the HSE and Student Services of UCC, TCD and NUIG.
Doyle, P., Sixsmith, J. (2008) Exploring the Feasibility of Developing Internet Based Health Promotion Materials for Third Level Students. Report to the HSE and Student Services of UCC, TCD and NUIG. Health Promotion Research Centre, Galway. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2010) National Report -Health Behaviour in School-aged Children: What do children want to know?.
Doyle, P., Kelly, C., Cummins, G., Sixsmith, J., O'Higgins, S., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2010) National Report -Health Behaviour in School-aged Children: What do children want to know?. Department of Health and Children, Dublin. [Details]
(2011) Perceived priorities of key public health stakeholders in Europe on the use of health communication for the prevention and control of communicable diseases.
Doyle, P; Sixsmith, J; Barry, MM (2011) Perceived priorities of key public health stakeholders in Europe on the use of health communication for the prevention and control of communicable diseases. European Centre of Disease Control, Stockholm. [Details]
(2011) Summary of all country key findings: Translating Health Communication.
Doyle, P; Sixsmith, J; Barry, MM; Mahmood, S; macDonald, L; Oroviogoichoechea, C; Cairns, G; Guillen_Grima, F; Nunez-Cordoba, J (2011) Summary of all country key findings: Translating Health Communication. ECDC, Stockholm. [Details]
(2011) Initial e-survey and interview results (country profiles): Translating Health Communication.
Doyle, P; Sixsmith, J; Barry, MM; Mahmood, S; MacDonald, L; Oroviogoichoechea, C; Cairns, G; Guillen-Grima, F; Nunez-Cordoba, J (2011) Initial e-survey and interview results (country profiles): Translating Health Communication. ECDC, Stockholm. [Details]
(2012) Public health stakeholders’ perceived status of health communication activities for the prevention and control of communicable diseases across the EU and EEA/EFTA countries.
Doyle, P; Sixsmith, J; Barry, MM; Mahmood, S; MacDonald, L;O’Sullivan, M;Oroviogoichoechea, C; Cairns, G; Guillen-Grima, F; Núñez-Córdoba, J (2012) Public health stakeholders’ perceived status of health communication activities for the prevention and control of communicable diseases across the EU and EEA/EFTA countries. ECDC, Stockholm. [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2014) Health Communication and its Role in the Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases in Europe- Current evidence, practice and future developments.
Sixsmith, J; Doyle, P; D’Eath, M and Barry, MM (2014) Health Communication and its Role in the Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases in Europe- Current evidence, practice and future developments. ECDC, Stockholm. [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]

Bulletin

  Year Publication
(2012) Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) Study - What do children want to know? National Institute of Health Sciences Bulletin, 6(3), 39.
Clarke, N., Doyle, P., Kelly, C., Cummins, G., Sixsmith, J., O'Higgins, S., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2012) Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) Study - What do children want to know? National Institute of Health Sciences Bulletin, 6(3), 39. Bulletin [Details]

Conference Poster

  Year Publication
(2009) Face to face and electronic communication in adolescence: associations with risk behaviours and well-being.. 13th Annual HPRC conference: Closing the Gap in Child and Adolescent Health: the Settings Approach.
Doyle, P., Nic Gabhainn, S., Molcho, M., Walsh, K. & Kelleher, C. (2009) Face to face and electronic communication in adolescence: associations with risk behaviours and well-being.. 13th Annual HPRC conference: Closing the Gap in Child and Adolescent Health: the Settings Approach. Conference Poster [Details]
(2011) Translating Health Communication. Poster presented at the 2nd World Social Marketing Conference, Dublin, Ireland. 12th April, 2011.
Doyle, P., Sixsmith, J., Barry, MM., Mahmood, S., MacDonald, L., Oroviogoichoechea, C., Cairns, G., Guillen-Grima, F. & Núñez-Córdoba, J. In collaboration with Dr. Ülla-Karin Nurm, Mr. Piotr Wysocki & Ms. Andrea Würz (2011) Translating Health Communication. Poster presented at the 2nd World Social Marketing Conference, Dublin, Ireland. 12th April, 2011. Conference Poster [Details]
(2008) Feasibility Study: For A Health Information Website for College Students. Irish Student Health Association Conference.
Doyle, P., Sixsmith, J., Dring, C., McGrath, D., Byrne, M., Neeson, B. & McGloin, A. (2008) Feasibility Study: For A Health Information Website for College Students. Irish Student Health Association Conference. Conference Poster [Details]
(2009) Obesogenic environments: local area perceptions and physical activity in school aged children.. 13th Annual HPRC conference: Closing the Gap in Child and Adolescent Health: the Settings Approach.
O'Keefe, L., Doyle, P., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2009) Obesogenic environments: local area perceptions and physical activity in school aged children.. 13th Annual HPRC conference: Closing the Gap in Child and Adolescent Health: the Settings Approach. Conference Poster [Details]

Electronic Source

  Year Publication
(2012) Development and population of a Health Communication Examples Database.
Fox K.A., D’Eath M., Doyle P., & Sixsmith J. (2012) Development and population of a Health Communication Examples Database. Electronic Source [Details]
(2012) The development of a European Health Communication Forum; to facilitate discussions on communicable diseases amongst health professionals. European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control - Health Communication Forum (http://ecdc-hcf.org/).
Doyle, P; Sixsmith, J; Morgan, W; Barry MM; & Research Consortium. (2012) The development of a European Health Communication Forum; to facilitate discussions on communicable diseases amongst health professionals. European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control - Health Communication Forum (http://ecdc-hcf.org/). Electronic Source [Details]
(2010) The Development of a Mental Health and Well-being Portal for Third Level Students in Ireland; My Mind Matters (MMM) www.mymindmatters.ie.
Doyle, P., Sixsmith, J, Gavin, B & Consortium. (2010) The Development of a Mental Health and Well-being Portal for Third Level Students in Ireland; My Mind Matters (MMM) www.mymindmatters.ie. Electronic Source [Details]

Fact Sheet

  Year Publication
(2009) Relationship with fathers among schoolchildren in Ireland. . HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 11.
Doyle, P. Gavin, A. & The HBSC Ireland Team (2009) Relationship with fathers among schoolchildren in Ireland. . HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 11. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) Emotional well-being among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 16.
Doyle, P. Gavin, A. & The HBSC Ireland Team (2009) Emotional well-being among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 16. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) Relationship with mothers among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 12.
Doyle, P. Gavin, A. & The HBSC Ireland Team (2009) Relationship with mothers among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 12. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) Exercise among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 17.
Doyle, P. Gavin, A. & The HBSC Ireland Team (2009) Exercise among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 17. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) Vegetable consumption among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 19.
Doyle, P., Cunningham, K. & The HBSC Ireland Team. (2009) Vegetable consumption among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 19. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) School perceptions among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 15.
Doyle, P. Gavin, A. & The HBSC Ireland Team (2009) School perceptions among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 15. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) Bullying others among schoolchildren in Ireland. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 9.
Doyle, P. Gavin, A. & The HBSC Ireland Team (2009) Bullying others among schoolchildren in Ireland. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 9. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) Health perceptions among schoolchildren in Ireland.HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 14.
Doyle, P. Gavin, A. & The HBSC Ireland Team (2009) Health perceptions among schoolchildren in Ireland.HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 14. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) Fruit consumption among schoolchildren in Ireland. . HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 18.
Doyle, P., Cunningham, K. & The HBSC Ireland Team. (2009) Fruit consumption among schoolchildren in Ireland. . HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 18. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) Food poverty among schoolchildren in Ireland. . HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 13.
Doyle, P. Gavin, A. & The HBSC Ireland Team (2009) Food poverty among schoolchildren in Ireland. . HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 13. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) Electronic communication among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 20.
Doyle, P. & The HBSC Ireland Team (2009) Electronic communication among schoolchildren in Ireland.. HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 20. Fact Sheet [Details]
(2009) Cannabis use among schoolchildren in Ireland. . HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 10.
Doyle, P. Gavin, A. & The HBSC Ireland Team (2009) Cannabis use among schoolchildren in Ireland. . HBSC Ireland Research Factsheet No. 10. Fact Sheet [Details]

Other Item

  Year Publication
(2010) Developing a Mental Health Portal and Future Directions. Presented at the Irish Association of University & College Counsellors. Sligo, 2010.
Doyle, P., Sixsmith, J., & Gavin, B. (2010) Developing a Mental Health Portal and Future Directions. Presented at the Irish Association of University & College Counsellors. Sligo, 2010. Other Item [Details]
(2011) Overview of ECDC/Consortium Programme on Translating Health Communication: preliminary findings. Presentation at the joint ECDC, Consortium and Advisory Panel meeting. Stockholm, Sweden. June, 2011.
Sixsmith, J., Barry, MM., Doyle, P., & Cairns, G. (2011) Overview of ECDC/Consortium Programme on Translating Health Communication: preliminary findings. Presentation at the joint ECDC, Consortium and Advisory Panel meeting. Stockholm, Sweden. June, 2011. Other Item [Details]
(2011) Overview of ECDC/Consortium Programme on Translating Health Communication: preliminary findings. Presentation at the Meeting of the Competent Bodies for Communication at the Ministry of National Resources, Budapest, Hungary. 21st March, 2011.
Sixsmith, J. & Doyle, P. & Barry, MM. (2011) Overview of ECDC/Consortium Programme on Translating Health Communication: preliminary findings. Presentation at the Meeting of the Competent Bodies for Communication at the Ministry of National Resources, Budapest, Hungary. 21st March, 2011. Other Item [Details]

Non Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2012) A Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Challenges (SWOC) Analysis of Project Outputs. Stockholm: ECDC; unpublished, 2012.
Doyle P; Sixsmith J; Barry MM; D’Eath M; MacDonald L; Cairns G (2012) A Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Challenges (SWOC) Analysis of Project Outputs. Stockholm: ECDC; unpublished, 2012. Non Published Reports [Details]
(2012) Online consultation results - Enhancing the development of health communication for the prevention and control of communicable diseases in the EU and EEA countries: A consultation with key stakeholders. Stockholm: ECDC; unpublished, 2012.
Doyle P, Sixsmith J, Barry, MM (2012) Online consultation results - Enhancing the development of health communication for the prevention and control of communicable diseases in the EU and EEA countries: A consultation with key stakeholders. Stockholm: ECDC; unpublished, 2012. Non Published Reports [Details]

Thesis

  Year Publication
(2007) Exploring the Impact of Road Safety Media Campaigns on Young Adults. Unpublished MA Thesis. . Department of Health Promotion, National University of Ireland, Galway.
Doyle, P (2007) Exploring the Impact of Road Safety Media Campaigns on Young Adults. Unpublished MA Thesis. . Department of Health Promotion, National University of Ireland, Galway. Thesis [Details]

Technical Publication

  Year Publication
(2009) HBSC Ireland: Self-reported health among children from the Travelling Community. Short report for School of Public Health and Population Sciences, University College Dublin.
Doyle, P. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2009) HBSC Ireland: Self-reported health among children from the Travelling Community. Short report for School of Public Health and Population Sciences, University College Dublin. Galway: Technical Publication [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2009) HBSC Ireland: age related patterns in alcohol consumption and cannabis use among Irish children between 1998-2006. Short report to the Health Research Board.
Doyle, P., Molcho, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2009) HBSC Ireland: age related patterns in alcohol consumption and cannabis use among Irish children between 1998-2006. Short report to the Health Research Board. Galway: Technical Publication [Details]